U.S. Congresswoman Lowey meets with Saudi officials

February 15, 2010

U.S. Congresswoman Nita Lowey and her accompanying delegation met separately today with a number of Saudi officials, including Governor of Riyadh Province Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz; Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Ali Al-Naimi; Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) Governor Amr Al-Dabbagh; Deputy Minister of Education and Secretary General of King Abdulaziz Center for National Dialogue (KACND) Faisal bin Abdulrahman bin Muammar; and a number of senior officials at the Ministry of Education and academics.

Rep. Lowey and her delegation arrived in Saudi Arabia on Sunday and met with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz in Rawdhat Khuraim, near Riyadh, later in the day.